We spent last week learning about backyard friends.
We watched this:
We do not have beavers in our backyard. But I suppose it's possible for someone to?
And we watched this because it actually is in our "backyard."
We also see a lot of these:
And M found this little creature:
An Eastern Painted Turtle. So small! We kept it for a day and then, amidst tears (hers, NOT mine), let it go.
But there is one backyard dweller we would rather not see...
(Coming soon, the post I tried to avoid, but it's our life...)